Germany's news in English

Editions:  Europe · Austria · Denmark · France · Germany · Italy · Norway · Spain · Sweden · Switzerland

Mediaeval graffiti casts light on everyday workers at nunnery

Historians in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia have deciphered mysterious 500-year-old graffiti left in an old abbey church attic, they announced on Tuesday. The etchings are likely practice drawings made by handwork apprentices.

 

More Galleries